Chinese Herb: Ying Su Ke (Opium Poppy Husk), Pericarpium Papaveris Somniferi
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Chinese Herb: Ying Su Ke (Opium Poppy Husk), Pericarpium Papaveris Somniferi

Herb 19 of 22 in Herbs that Astringe, Stabilize, Bind

Neutral Ying Su Ke (Pericarpium Papaveris Somniferi)
Channels:
KI, LI, LU
Properties:
Sour, Astringent, Neutral, Toxic
Latin:
Pericarpium Papaveris Somniferi
Chinese:
罂粟壳
Tone Marks:
yīng sù ké

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Chinese Herb Toxicity & Overdose

  • This herb is considered toxic.
    (while some Chinese herbs are toxic, it must be noted that many come prepared, or are combined, to mitigate their toxicity)

This Herb Appears in the Following Formulas:

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